OSU dean is tapped to lead top federal agency for food and agriculture

The dean of the College of Agricultural Sciences at Oregon State University has been named by President Obama to lead the National Institute of Food and Agriculture in Washington, DC.

Another mechanism discovered by which sulforaphane prevents cancer

Scientists have now identified a second mechanism by which broccoli and other cruciferous vegetables help prevent cancer, through the power of epigenetics.

Study: Forested riparian zones important to nitrogen control, stream health

A newly published study suggests that having streamside trees in river systems running through ag and urban areas can help take up nitrogen - much the same as rivers in forested areas.